Influence of Braid Carrier Tension on Carbon Fibre Braided Preforms

  • Sree Shankhachur RoyEmail author
  • Wentao Zou
  • Prasad Potluri


The process parameters of two-dimensional braiding can influence the braided preform specification. Braid carrier tension has a combined operation of providing a set tension to the fibre tow as well as compensation of the tow.


Applied Pressure Cover Factor Thickness Reduction Braid Composite Composite Tube 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sree Shankhachur Roy
    • 1
    Email author
  • Wentao Zou
    • 1
  • Prasad Potluri
    • 1
  1. 1.Textile Composites GroupThe University of ManchesterManchesterUK

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